But the horde of invaders will be like fine dust, the horde of tyrants 1 like chaff that is blown away. It will happen suddenly, in a flash.
But your many enemies will become like fine dust, the ruthless hordes like blown chaff. Suddenly, in an instant,
But the multitude of your enemies will become like fine dust, And the multitude of the ruthless ones like the chaff which blows away; And it will happen instantly, suddenly.
"But suddenly, your ruthless enemies will be driven away like chaff before the wind.
But it will be your enemies who are beaten to dust, the mob of tyrants who will be blown away like chaff. Because, surprise, as if out of nowhere,
And the army of your attackers will be like small dust, and all the cruel ones like dry stems gone before the wind; suddenly it will come about.
But the multitude of your foes shall be like small dust, and the multitude of tyrants like flying chaff. And in an instant, suddenly,
"Moreover the multitude of your foes Shall be like fine dust, And the multitude of the terrible ones Like chaff that passes away; Yes, it shall be in an instant, suddenly.
Moreover the multitude
of thy strangers
shall be like small
and the multitude
of the terrible ones
[shall be] as chaff
that passeth away
yea, it shall be at an instant
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But the horde
, the horde
that is blown away
. It will happen
, in a flash.
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1 tn Or “violent men”; cf. NASB “the ruthless ones.”